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Madelaine Adelman

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Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6403
Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6403
Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6403
Biography

Associate Professor, Justice and Social InquirySchool of Social TransformationCollege of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Ph.D., Cultural Anthropology, Graduate Certificate in Women's Studies, Duke University, 1997

A.B., Anthropology & Political Science, Undergraduate Certificate in Women's Studies, Duke U., 1989

Research Interests

Political and legal anthropology & socio-legal studies; gender violence; nationalism & religion; youth, sexuality and schooling; research methodologies; Middle East and U.S. 

Publications
  • Adelman, Madelaine, Hillary Haldane & Jennifer Wies. A transdisciplinary effort to mobilize culture as an asset against gender violence. Violence Against Women (2012).
  • Adelman, Madelaine, Jill Messing and Alesha Durfee. Gender violence & transdisciplinarity. Violence Against Women (2012).
  • Madelaine Adelman and Catherine Lugg. Public Schools as Workplaces: The Queer Gap between "Workplace Equality" and "Safe Schools.". Arizona State University Law Journal for Social Justice (2012).
  • . Gender Violence & Transdisciplinarity. (2012).
  • . . Review of: Negotiating gender and violence in northern Italy, Sonja Plesset. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2006 (2010).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Anthropologies of domestic violence: Studying crime in situ. International handbook of criminology (2010).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Ambivalent justice: Sexual violence and the state in South African and Rwanda. (2010).
  • Edna Erez, Madelaine Adelman and Carol Gregory. Intersections of immigration and domestic violence: Voices of battered immigrant women. Feminist Criminology (2009).
  • Adelman, Madelaine, Gray Cavender & Nancy Jurik. The haunting of Jane Tennison: Investigating violence against women in "Prime Suspect.". Women, Violence and Media (2009).
  • Madelaine Adelman, Marianne Constable, Inderpal Grewal and Sally Engle Merry. Author meets readers: Human rights and gender violence: Translating international law into local justice: The "culture" of the global anti-gender violence social movement. American Anthropologist (2008).
  • Phoebe Morgan, Madelaine Adelman and Stephen Soli. Dueling tragedies: A critical read of the Lautenberg story. Law, Culture and the Humanities (2008).
  • . . Review of: Sharaf Politics: Honor and peacemaking in Israeli-Palestinian Society (2008).
  • Lynn Holley, Nancy Larson, Madelaine Adelman, Jesus Trevino. Attitudes Among University Undergraduates Toward LGB and Five Ethnic/Racial Groups. Journal of LGBT Youth (2007).
  • Madelaine Adelman, Kil Sahee. Rethinking dating violence and youth conflict. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal (2007).
  • Lynn Holley, Nancy Larson, Madelaine Adelman, Jesús Treviño. Attitudes Among University Undergraduates Toward LGB and Five Ethnic/Racial Groups. Gay & Lesbian Issues in Education (2006).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Transforming LGBTQ inequalities in the twenty first century. Journal of Poverty: Innovations on Social, Political & Economic Inequalities (2006).
  • Madelaine Adelman, Kathryn Woods. Recognition without intervention: Transforming the anti-LGBTQ school climate. Journal of Poverty: Innovations on Social, Political & Economic Inequalities (2006).
  • Madelaine Adelman, Kil Sahee. Rethinking dating violence and youth conflict. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal (2006).
  • Madelaine Adelman, Phoebe Morgan. Law enforcement versus battered women. Afflia: Journal of Women and Social Work (2006).
  • Adelman, Madelaine Beth (Author) ,Cavender, Gray (Author) ,Jurik, Nancy (Author) . The haunting of Jane Tennison: Investigating violence against women in "Prime Suspect.". Women, Violence and Media (2006).
  • . Transforming LGBTQ Inqualities in the Twenty First Century. (2006).
  • Madelaine Adelman. A Model for Teaching an Interdisciplinary Course on Domestic Violence. Political and Legal Anthropology Review (2005).
  • . . Domestic Violence at the Margins: Readings on race, class, gender and culture (2005).
  • Adelman, Madelaine Beth. Domestic violence. A companion to gender studies (2005).
  • Adelman, Madelaine Beth. Domestic violence: Israel. Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, Volume II (2004).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Domestic violence and difference. American Ethnologist (2004).
  • Madelaine Adelman. The battering state: Towards a political economy of domestic violence. Journal of Education and Social Work (Hokkaido University) (2004).
  • Madelaine Adelman. The battering state: Towards a political economy of domestic violence. Journal of Poverty: Innovations on Social, Political & Economic Inequalities (2004).
  • Olivia Salcido, Madelaine Adelman. He has me tied with the blessed and damned papers: Undocumented-immigrant battered women in Phoenix, Arizona. Human Organization (2004).
  • Madelaine Adelman. The military, militarism and the militarization of domestic violence. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal (2003).
  • Madelaine Adelman, Edna Erez, Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian. Policing violence against minority women in multicultural societies: 'Community' and the politics of exclusion. Police & Society: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Law Enforcement and Criminology (2003).
  • Madelaine Adelman. An Anthropologist Who Studies Law. Jewish Studies Program Annual Newsletter (2002).
  • . . Review of: The Military and Militarism in Israeli Society (2001).
  • Calvin Morrill, Christine Yalda, Madelaine Adelman, Michael Musheno, Cindy Bejarano. Telling tales in school: Youth culture and conflict narratives. Law and Society Review (2000).
  • Christine Yalda, Madelaine Adelman. Seen but not heard: The legal lives of young people. Political and Legal Anthropology Review (2000).
  • Madelaine Adelman. No Way Out: Divorce-related domestic violence in Israel. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal (2000).
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 427Identity and Justice
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 521Qualitative Data Analys & Eval
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 792Research
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 427Identity and Justice
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 592Research
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 591Seminar
JUS 691Seminar
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 394Special Topics
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 394Special Topics
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 200Topics/Concepts/Issues/Justice
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 329Domestic Violence
Presentations
  • Madelaine Adelman. Association for Political and Legal Anthropology: Exploring Careers in Academic Anthropology and Practicing Anthropology. [Organizer, Chair and Discussant]. Annual Meeting of American Anthropological Association, San Francisco, CA (Nov 2012).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Invited Roundtable: Special Forum for 2012 AAA Meetings, Sponsored by Committee on Practicing, Applied, and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA), Linking Academic and Practicing Anthropologists. Chair: Linda A. Bennett. [Discussant]. Annual Meeting of American Anthropological Association, San Francisco, CA (Nov 2012).
  • Madelaine Adelman and Catherine Lugg. Public Schools as Workplaces: The Queer Gap between "Workplace Equality" and "Safe Schools.". Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, ASU Symposium: A Call for Change: Legal Discourse on LGBT Rights (Mar 2012).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Anti-LGBT violence in our schools and workplaces. ASU Humanities Series on Violence (Oct 2011).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Author meets readers: Restorative Justice and Violence Against Women. Law and Society Association annual meetings (Jun 2011).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Structural inequality and violence against women. Law and Society Association annual meetings (Jun 2011).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Anti-LGBT bias and bullying: What can universities learn from K-12 schools?. Inaugural University Provost Dialogue Series (Apr 2011).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Circulations of domestic violence. Executive Session: The Impacts of Global Circulations on Gendered Violence. Organizers: Nia Parson, Cristina Alcalde, Lynn Kwiatkowski, and Victoria Lockwood. New Orleans, LA. Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association Conference (Nov 2010).
  • Madelaine Adelman, et al. Invited Roundtable: Special Forum for 2010 AAA Meetings, Sponsored by Committee on Practicing, Applied, and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA), Advancing Practicing Anthropology:Evaluating Applied, Practicing and Public Interest Anthropology: Section Leader Reflections on Tenure and Promotion Guidelines, Chair: Linda A. Bennett. Annual Meeting of American Anthropological Association (Nov 2010).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Multiple pathways to justice. Day-long workshop for Civic Education and Leadership Fellowship (CELF) program,. Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), Maxwell School for Public Affairs, Syracuse University (Oct 2010).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Anthropological perspectives on LGBTQ Research in Education. American Educational Research Association, Washington DC. LGBTQ Research in Education Workshop- 3 days (Aug 2010).
  • Madelaine Adelman, et al. Invited Roundtable: Special Forum for 2009 AAA Meetings, Sponsored by Committee on Practicing, Applied, and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA), Advancing Practicing Anthropology: A Forum on Creating Spaces and Places for Practitioners in the AAA. Annual Meeting of American Anthropological Association (Nov 2009).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Battering states. Violence & Vulnerability conference, Emory University (Nov 2009).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Politics of gender violence. Conference on Gender-Based Violence: Uniting Theory, Practice & Action, Xavier U (Nov 2009).
  • Madelaine Adelman (with Arieh Saposnik and Amit Ron). The Israeli Elections and the Future of Israel: Marginalized Populations. Sponsored by Jewish Studies Program, ASU (Jan 2009).
  • Miriam Elman & Madelaine Adelman. Knowing Jerusalem Through Disciplinary and Cross-disciplinary Engagement. 40th Annual Conference of the Association of Jewish Studies (AJS), Washington D.C (Dec 2008).
  • Madelaine Adelman, Edna Erez and Carol Gregory. Intersection of immigration and domestic violence. Annual Meeting of American Anthropological Association (Nov 2008).
  • Madelaine Adelman, et al. Special Forum for 2008 AAA Meetings, Sponsored by Committee on Practicing, Applied, and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA), Collaboration between AAA Sections in Advancing the Position of Practicing Anthropology within the AAA. Annual Meeting of American Anthropological Association (Nov 2008).
  • Madelaine Adelman. U.S. Frames of Safe Schools Training. Invited conference, Global Network for LGBT Education (GALE), Warsaw, Poland (Nov 2008).
  • Madelaine Adelman and Miriam Elman. Collaborative research on Jerusalem across the disciplines. Faculty Cross-Talk, Intergroup Relations Center, ASU (Apr 2008).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Ethnographies of justice. George Mason University (Feb 2008).
  • Madelaine Adelman. The "culture" of the anti-gender violence movement. Author meets critics, University of California, Irvine (May 2007).
  • Madelaine Adelman. Sex and the City. International conference on Jerusalem Across the Disciplines (Feb 2007).
  • Madelaine Adelman and Miriam Elman. Jerusalem Across the Disciplines. working conference (Feb 2007).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Anthropological perspectives on sexual violence and bodily health. American Anthropological Association (Dec 2006).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Methodological and Ethical Dilemmas in Social Movement Research. Applied Anthropology Lecture Series, ASU (Oct 2006).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. The changing face of anti-domestic violence nonprofits in Israel. On the cutting edge: Today's Jewish woman conference. Bureau of Jewish Education, Greater Phoenix (Oct 2006).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. The Truth of Silence: Safety and Sin in the Struggle over Sexuality in U.S. Schools. American Anthropological Association (Nov 2005).
  • Cavender, Gray, Jurik, Nancy, Adelman, Madelaine. The Haunting of Jane Tennison. Annual Meeting of International Visual Sociology Association, Trinity College, University of Dublin (Oct 2005).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Battering States: Jewish and Palestinian Women in Israel. Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania (Oct 2005).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Situating LGBTQ students within school climate. ASU health education course (Oct 2004).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. The governance of domestic violence from colonization to globalization. Annual Meeting of Law & Society Association (May 2004).
  • Morgan, Phoebe, Adelman, Madelaine. The law enforcement campaign to repeal the 1998 Lautenberg Amendment: A case study in law reform failure. Annual meetings of Law & Society Association (May 2004).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Domestic violence & drink. ASU Department of Anthropology Sociocultural Colloquia Series (Apr 2004).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Faculty roles at a major research university. ASU Preparing Future Faculty (Apr 2004).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Toward a political economy of domestic violence. International Symposium: Making Invisible Poverty Visible, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan (Sep 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. When Words are Not Enough: Visualizing Justice Through Artistic Imagination. Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Social Problems (Aug 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Identities and Harms: Problems and Solutions. Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Social Problem (Aug 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. The multiple meanings of mentoring. ASU Center for Learning & Teaching Excellence Summer Learning Institute (Jun 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Author meets critics: Making Hate a Crime: From Social Movement to Law Enforcement, by Valerie Jenness & Ryken Grattet. Law & Society Association annual conference (May 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Comparative Perspectives on Domestic Violence. Annual Meeting of Law and Society Association (May 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Measuring school climate. ASU health education course (Apr 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Schools at the center of youth activism. ASU Over the Rainbow conference (Apr 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. States of denial: The normalization and mis-recognition of anti-Semitism. What New about the New anti-Semitism? International Jewish Studies Conference (Apr 2003).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Theorizing sexual identities. Northern Arizona University graduate education course (Oct 2002).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Real-life ethnographic fieldwork. ASU Justice Studies research methods course (Oct 2002).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. The pedagogy of law & society scholarship. Law & Society Association annual conference, Vancouver, Canada (May 2002).
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Anthropological Perspectives on Domestic Violence. Department of Anthropology
  • Adelman, Madelaine. Gender Violence and Globalization in Israel. Women's Studies Program Colloquia Series
  • Adelman, Madelaine. The Politics of Domestic Violence in a Militarized Society. Sociocultural Graduate Student Colloquia Series, Department of Anthropology
Service
  • GLSEN, International Task Force (2012 - Present)
  • Arizona Department of Education, Superintendent of Instruction, Anti-Bullying Series, Discussant (2012 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer - Confronting Anti-Semitism programs (2011 - Present)
  • Justice and Social Inquiry colloquium, Marilyn Ness, documentary artist and activist, Bad Blood., Organizer and host (2010 - Present)
  • School of Social and Cultural Studies, University of Western Australia., External reviewer, doctoral thesis. (2010 - Present)
  • GLSEN, Board of Directors (2010 - Present)
  • GLSEN National BOARD OF DIRECTORS, Invited Member (2010 - Present)
  • GLSEN National BOARD OF DIRECTORS, Invited Member (2010 - Present)
  • National Science Foundation - Law and Social Sciences Advisory Panel, Grant reviewer (2010 - Present)
  • Law & Society Association, Article Prize Committee, Member/Reviewer (2010 - Present)
  • The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) in the U.S. Department of Justice and the, Invited member (2009 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer - Anti-Cyberbulling programs (2009 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer - Anti-Cyberbulling programs (2009 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer - Anti-Cyberbulling programs (2009 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer - Anti-Cyberbulling programs (2009 - Present)
  • Policy Work Group (Executive Board), Member (2007 - Present)
  • GLSEN, Invited Member of 7-person, Research Ethics Review Committee (2006 - Present)
  • GLSEN National, Invited Member of 7-person, Research Ethics Review Committee (2006 - Present)
  • GLSEN National, Invited Member of 7-person, Research Ethics Review Committee (2006 - Present)
  • GLSEN National, Invited Member of 7-person, Research Ethics Review Committee (2006 - Present)
  • GLSEN National, Invited Member of 7-person, Research Ethics Review Committee (2006 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League, Trainer (2006 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer, A World of Difference training program & Miller Early Childhood training progra (2006 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer (2006 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer (2006 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer (2006 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Certified trainer (2006 - Present)
  • GLSEN National, Invited Member of 10-person, Education Department Train-the-trainer team (2005 - Present)
  • GLSEN National, Invited Member of 10-person, Education Department Train-the-trainer team (2005 - Present)
  • GLSEN National, Invited Member of 10-person, Education Department Train-the-trainer team (2005 - Present)
  • GLSEN National, Invited Member of 10-person, Education Department Train-the-trainer team (2004 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Member, Education Committee (2004 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Member, Education Committee (2004 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Member, Education Committee (2004 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Member, Education Committee (2004 - Present)
  • Anti-Defamation League-AZ, Member, Education Committee (2004 - Present)
  • GLSEN, CO-CHAIR, National Advisory Council, Invited and founding member (2004 - Present)
  • GLSEN National Advisory Council, CO-CHAIR, Invited and founding member (2004 - Present)
  • GLSEN National Advisory Council, CO-CHAIR, Invited and founding member (2004 - Present)
  • GLSEN National Advisory Council, Invited and founding member (2004 - Present)
  • GLSEN National Advisory Council, Invited member (2004 - Present)
  • Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network, Phoenix, Co-founder and co-chair (2002 - Present)
  • Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network-Phoenix chapter, Co-founder and co-chair (2002 - Present)
  • Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network-Phoenix chapter, Co-founder and co-chair (2002 - Present)
  • Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network-Phoenix chapter, Co-founder and co-chair (2002 - Present)
  • Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network-Phoenix chapter, Co-founder and co-chair (2002 - Present)
  • Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network-Phoenix chapter, Co-founder and co-chair (2002 - Present)
  • research grant/fellowship applications and book manuscripts, peer reviewer (2002 - Present)
  • research grant/fellowship applications and book manuscripts, peer reviewer (2002 - Present)
  • research grant/fellowship applications and book manuscripts, peer reviewer (2002 - Present)
  • research grant/fellowship applications and book manuscripts, peer reviewer (2002 - Present)
  • Political & Legal Anthropology Review (peer review journal), Editorial Board (2000 - Present)
  • Political & Legal Anthropology Review (peer review journal), Editorial Board (2000 - Present)
  • Political & Legal Anthropology Review (peer review journal), Editorial Board (2000 - Present)
  • Political & Legal Anthropology Review (peer review journal), Editorial Board (2000 - Present)
  • Political & Legal Anthropology Review (peer review journal), Editorial Board (2000 - Present)
  • peer-reviewed journals, Manuscript reviewer (1997 - Present)
  • peer-reviewed journals, Manuscript reviewer (1997 - Present)
  • peer-reviewed journals, Manuscript reviewer (1997 - Present)
  • American Anthropological Association-Association of Political and Legal Anthropology, President-elect (2011 - 2013)
  • peer-reviewed journals, Manuscript reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • research grant/fellowship applications and book manuscripts, peer reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • East Valley Democrats, Invited Speaker (2011 - 2011)
  • American Anthropological Association - Association of Political & Legal Anthropology, Secretary, Executive Board (2009 - 2011)
  • Attorney General Civil Rights Advisory Board, Invited Speaker (2011 - 2011)
  • City of Phoenix, Human Relations Commission, Invited Speaker (2011 - 2011)
  • Justice and Social Inquiry, Graduate Programs Director, Director (2010 - 2011)
  • John P. Frank Memorial Lecture and Endowed Professorship Committee, Faculty representative (2008 - 2011)
  • Policy Work Group (Executive Board) for Justice and Social Inquiry, Member (2007 - 2011)
  • Arizona Humanist Society, Invited Speaker (2011 - 2011)
  • AmeriCorps Arizona staff and alumni, Facilitator of half-day retreat (2011 - 2011)
  • Law & Society Association, Article Prize Committee (2009 - 2010)
  • National Science Foundation Law & Social Sciences grant program, Advisory Panel (2009 - 2010)
  • John P. Frank Memorial Lecture and Endowed Professorship Committee, Faculty representative (2008 - 2010)
  • Personnel Committee, Chair (2008 - 2010)
  • Policy Work Group (Executive Board), Member (2007 - 2010)
  • Visiting scholar colloquium, Professor Mary Gray, Organizer and host (2009 - 2010)
  • School of Social Transformation Collaborative Seed Grants, Peer reviewer (2009 - 2010)
  • Lorrain Frank Office of National Scholarship Advisement, Fulbright Grants: Middle East Interview Committee (2009 - 2009)
  • American Anthropological Association - Association of Political & Legal Anthropology, Secretary, Executive Board (2007 - 2009)
  • Society for the Study of Social Problems, Membership Committee, Member (2006 - 2009)
  • Personnel Committee, Chair (2008 - 2009)
  • GLSEN National, Representative (2008 - 2008)
  • GLSEN National Executive Director Search, Member of 8-person committee (2008 - 2008)
  • Society for the Study of Social Problems, Lee Scholar-Activist Support Fund Committee, Member (2007 - 2008)
  • Graduate Programs Committee, Member (2007 - 2008)
  • SJSI 25th Anniversary Committee, Member (2007 - 2008)
  • Unit Director Search Committee, Member (2007 - 2008)
  • Graduate Concentration Initiative, Liaison (2005 - 2008)
  • Maricopa Community Colleges, LGBT Community Advisory Board member (2004 - 2008)
  • Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Invited Member, PEERS Committee (2006 - 2007)
  • Society for the Study of Social Problems, Education Section, Graduate Paper Prize Committee (2005 - 2007)
  • Academic Senate, Main Campus, Faculty Representative (2006 - 2007)
  • Graduate Committee, Member (2006 - 2007)
  • Senior-Junior Faculty Mentor Program, Mentor (2006 - 2007)
  • Academic Faculty Senate, Main Campus, Student-faculty Policy Committee, Member (2005 - 2007)
  • Academic Senate, Main Campus, Faculty Representative (2005 - 2007)
  • Academic Senate-Student Faculty Policy Committee, Member (2005 - 2007)
  • CLAS Faculty Senate, Representative of SJSI (2005 - 2007)
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Faculty Senate, Unit Representative (2005 - 2007)
  • Jewish Studies Program, Executive Board; Student Scholarship Committee; Annual Review Committee (2001 - 2007)
  • Optimist Club, Lecture (2006 - 2006)
  • Society for the Study of Social Problems, Montreal, Canada, Annual Conference Program Committee, Member (2005 - 2006)
  • National Conference for Community and Justice, Camp Advisor (2005 - 2005)
  • Center for Teaching and Learning-BHC Cooperative Mentoring Project, Member (2003 - 2004)
  • Seniors Program, Tri-City Jewish Community Center, Tempe, AZ; Greater Phoenix Israeli Film Festival; Zonta International, Phoenix, Public speaking/workshop (2002 - 2004)
  • AZ Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Contributed introduction & endorsement (2004 - 2004)
  • Two-day GLSEN Training of Trainers retreat for GLSEN volunteers, Co-director (2004 - 2004)
  • Internal Grants & Awards Committee, Department Representative (2003 - 2004)
  • Undergraduate Committee, Untenured faculty member (2003 - 2004)
  • Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Invited Participant (2003 - 2003)
  • Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Reviewer and Endorser (2003 - 2003)
  • State of the Schools. Seniors Program, Tri-City Jewish Community Center, Member (2003 - 2003)
  • Annual review committee, Untenured faculty member (2002 - 2003)
  • Graduate student paper competition award committee, faculty reader (2002 - 2003)
  • Personnel committee, untenured faculty member (2001 - 2003)
  • American Anthropological Association - Association of Political & Legal Anthropology, Member of Executive Board (1999 - 2002)
  • Law & Society Association, LSA Annual Journal Article Prize Committee (2000 - 2002)
  • Elections Committee, Association of Political and Legal Anthropology, Member (2000 - 2001)
  • Graduate Student Paper Award Committee, Association of Political and Legal Anthropology, Member (2000 - 2001)
  • Graduate Student Workshops, Law and Society Association, Member (2000 - 2001)
  • Recruitment Committee, Assistant Professor Search, Member (2000 - 2001)
  • Recruitment Committee, Director Search, Member (2000 - 2001)
  • Advisory Board, Center for Urban Inquiry, Member (1999 - 2000)
  • Graduate Student Grants Award Committee, Center for Urban Inquiry, Member (1999 - 2000)